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Community attitudes toward pollution

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Published by University of Chicago, Dept of Geography in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago,
  • Chicago.
    • Subjects:
    • Pollution -- Economic aspects -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Public opinion.,
    • Consumer protection -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Public opinion.,
    • Public opinion -- Illinois -- Chicago.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 201-211.

      Statementby Susan L. Caris.
      SeriesResearch paper - University of Chicago, Department of Geography ; no. 188, Research paper (University of Chicago. Dept. of Geography) ;, no. 188.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsH31 .C514 no. 188, HC108.C4 .C514 no. 188
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 211 p. :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4725503M
      ISBN 100890650950
      LC Control Number78013164

      Chapter 12 Does National Culture Affect Attitudes toward Environment Friendly Practices? Kartick Gupta, and Ronald McIver Centre for Applied Financial Studies (CAFS), School of Commerce, UniSA Business School, University of - Selection from Handbook of Environmental and Sustainable Finance [Book]. Findings from a poll “Attitudes Toward Air Pollution, Transportation And Fuel Efficiency” conducted for the Natural Resources Defense Council by ORC International. Eco Africa Changing attitudes toward waste can transform communities. Tony Joy, founder of Durian in Nigeria, tells DW about the battle she is waging against waste in rural communities. Changes in technology or changes in society's attitudes toward pollution can affect the optimal amount of pollution abatement False One solution to the negative externalities caused by pollution is to create a market for pollution rights in which the negative externalities from pollution are turned into private costs.

      Medieval Attitudes to Hygiene. The late medieval period marked a change in peoples’ attitudes towards pollution recognizing the need for hygiene. People living in London, in particular, reacted strongly to the introduction of coal as a fuel concerned it would be detrimental to their health.


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